Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Press Release

Wisconsin State Park System Is Hiring

Many Seasonal Positions Available In Wisconsin’s Northwoods

By - Apr 29th, 2021 12:17 pm
The DNR is hiring at the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest. / Photo Credit: Wisconsin DNR

The DNR is hiring at the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest. / Photo Credit: Wisconsin DNR

WOODRUFF, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hiring at the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest spread across three counties near the towns of Woodruff, Minocqua and Boulder Junction.

Make a difference this summer by joining the seasonal workforce at the largest DNR-managed property in the state. If you enjoy being outdoors, maintaining our pristine natural resources and serving a diverse customer base, then you might be a good fit. Wages range from $12 – $18.69 per hour.

There are six positions available for a wide variety of duties across more than 230,000 acres of pristine Northwoods including more than 900 lakes. Job duties include greeting customers, selling admission passes and maintenance of equipment and facilities.

These positions often start in the spring/early summer and work through late summer/fall with some flexibility depending upon the candidate’s availability and the needs of the property. Experiences gained from these seasonal positions are not only invaluable to starting a long-term career in natural resources, they create life-long memories.

The Northern Highland American Legion State Forest provides wonderfully scenic opportunities for a variety of outdoor recreation from wild and remote campsites accessible only by boat, to developed family and group campgrounds, beaches, boat launches and trails.

To view the positions available at the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest and other seasonal positions located throughout the state, start your career search here.

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